Black Panther #51

Writer: Christopher Priest Artist: Jorge Lucas Publisher: Marvel Comics Critic Reviews: 1 User Reviews: 1
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Kevin Cole discovers a shocking revelation about the 66 Bridges Gang while fighting as the Black Panther – NYC cops are among the gang's ranks! And to stop them, he'll need a bit of aid from the White Wolf…

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    Comics Bulletin - Jason Cornwell Nov 21, 2002

    The new direction is still taking some getting use to, as Christopher Priest pretty much threw everything out the window, and I'm still trying to figure out if I'm enjoying what's replaced it as much as what this book had going for it before. Now I will concede that the material is well crafted, and quite entertaining, but to tell the truth Kevin "Casper" Cole is a little too good to be true in this issue. I mean it's a little early in the game to be too concerned, but this issue is all about tempting the character with the easy solution and thus far Kevin hasn't given in. I mean it's one thing to explore the idea of what makes a good cop, but if Christopher Priest continues along this path then it's going to become a little difficult to accept the idea that Kevin would ever make the wrong choice. I guess what I'm trying to say here is that I'd like to see the edges on the character roughed up a bit more, as right now we have Kevin taking the straight & narrow course, while the more en Read Full Review

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